Westmoreland, Jamaica — A 17-year-old teenage boy was shot and killed by gunmen, while on the inside of a hair salon in Savanna-la-mar on Tuesday, November 6.
Dead is Marlon Booth of Kings Valley in Grange Hill, Westmoreland.
Reports by the Savanna-la-mar Police are that about 3:10 p.m., Marlon was talking to some friends, while sitting on the inside of a hair salon located along Seaton Street, when he was ambushed by two armed men.
The gunmen opened fire, hitting Marlon to his upper body before escaping in the area.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded teen was transported to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.